Définitions énigmatiques

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Re: Définitions énigmatiques

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The answer to the clue is win + Gers (in SW France), wingers are 'wide boys', they play on the outsides of the field in rugby and football. The rest of my reply was a response to treiziste's extra clue.
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Nelson's second point becomes a universal design out east (7)
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Got it. So it was really, Charente x 2!!!!

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Veem wrote:
Sat Feb 22, 2020 1:14 pm
Got it. So it was really, Charente x 2!!!!
Yes 'v' but I didn't think of the Charente even though I spent 15 happy years there !!

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Bump.
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Insular ?

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I see where you're coming from, but no.
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Think of a well-known Nelson.
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I have absolutely no idea why, but Horatio?

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Not Horatio, Veem. The Nelson to find needs something doing to his name, that's the cryptic part.
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